cognitive development

The evolution of an individual's problem solving skills, memory, language development, and ability to process information about their environment.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The consequences of prenatal maternal stress for development were examined in 125 full-term infants at 3, 6, and 12 months of age… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The relationship between aerobic fitness and executive control was assessed in 38 higher- and lower-fit children (M-sub(age) = 9… (More)
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2008
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2008
CONTEXT The evidence that breastfeeding improves cognitive development is based almost entirely on observational studies and is… (More)
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2006
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2006
In contrast to the evolutionary perspectives found in Chapter 2, which focused on general processes and levels of intelligence… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Fish is a source of many nutrients that can be beneficial during pregnancy, as well as a source of neurotoxicant… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study focuses on the development of spontaneous object manipulation in three infant chimpanzees during their first 2 years… (More)
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2001
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2001
Cognitive and brain maturational changes continue throughout late childhood and adolescence. During this time, increasing… (More)
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2000
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2000
We report that variations in maternal care in the rat promote hippocampal synaptogenesis and spatial learning and memory through… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Although the results of many clinical studies suggest that breast-fed children score higher on tests of cognitive… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
At around 1 year of age, human infants display a number of new behaviors that seem to indicate a newly emerging understanding of… (More)
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